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Feb 22, 2013 9:00am EST
is little frederick douglass and that look. here is rosa park as we celebrate the moment as she's getting a statue in washington, d.c. tell us about this picture. >> i wanted to capture the infamous picture of ms. marks after she had been taken into custody for refusing to give up her seat. so this here, i've been photographing this little girl since she was six months old. so i knew in my mind when i thought of rosa parks that she was going to play this role. she channeled her and nailed the shot. of course, that's the number that ms. parks wore when she was taken into custody. >> shirley chisholm, we have a picture of her here. and a lot of people don't. when president barack obama ran successfully and won the white house, a lot of people started learning about shirley who made a run for the white house decades earlier, too. but here she is. >> absolutely. >> with her glasses. the earrings. so perfect. before we move on, want to bring in superstars. condoleezza rice, really modern history here. >> absolutely. >> and you have other modern figures. too. run dmc. >> yes. >> i love it. >> r
Feb 22, 2013 7:00am EST
of the canon building. wednesday, february 27th, at the u.s. capitol, the late civil rights icon, rosa parks, will be the first african american woman with a statue. february 28th, hearings on school standards and whether schools are doing enough to measure teacher performance, at 9:00 a.m. and on friday, march 1st, at nasa headquarters, nasa's advisory committee will hold hearings on the spread of unmanned aircraft systems by civilians in the united states. that's at 8:30 a.m. that's your capital rundown for the week of february 25th. you can find more at i'm tom fitzgerald. we'll see you next week. >>> the oscars are days away. so what's the best movie quote of all time? our facebook fans have been weighing in online. "i'm going to make you an offer you can't refuse." >> jessica pool says her favorite is from "dirty dancing," "nobody puts baby in the corner." >> that's a famous one. >> is it a corner or the corner? >> i don't know. >> nobody puts baby in the corner, thank you. and laura is a fan of matt damon's line in good will hunting. i like it, too. share your favorite mov
Feb 4, 2013 7:00am EST
remembers rosa parks born 100 years ago today. and in honor of her contributions, the post office is honoring her with a forever stamp. it goes on sale today. parks is known for refusing to give up her seat on a bus to a white passenger back in 1955. >> new book on her life is called the rebel rosa parks. talks about the different dimension. >> a lot about her story people don't generally know. very good. >> learn something new everyday, tucker, if you are lucky. good morning. >> let's do a warmup factor. my first 5 photo of the day. this is avery. cute as can be. fashionable sun glasses. >> elton >> early, elton john. >> she just turned 2. >> such a cute age. >> her mom said she's decided she can now dress herself. and this is the result. >> she's doing fabulous. >> isn't that great when the kids want to dress themselves? >> she's got pretty good clothes. >> you got that right. >> i'm not sure i had that many choices. >> not sure you had that choice. >> you don't know that for a fact tony. love the picture. love the sun glasses . you are looking very fashionable. thanks to your f
Feb 20, 2013 9:00am EST
beautiful. >> thank you. >> freddy larkin. >> there's a picture of rosa parks too. >> thank you. >> good to have you at the desk. >> stay a while. we're going to talk to tucker now. >> i'm going to do weather now. i do weather. sarah simmons our early morning anchor walked down and street and said it's really cold outside. >> yeah, it feels colder than it is. >> yeah, with the winds. she's like the wind blew me across the street. it's blustery and cold out there. it will remain that way later today. get ready for a cold one. if you are looking out the window and got sunshine don't be fooled. 27 in cumberland. 34 in manassas. and high temperatures even here in the city only in the upper 30s today. if you are off to the north and west, you'll struggle into the upper 20s and low 30s. 32 in washington. wasn't kidding around. julie wants me to see the picture one more time. here are your winds gusting to 25. we've got windchills and i don't confuse that map that much this year. windchill values feels like 24. 16 in gaithersburg. 14 in hagerstown. when you are talking about windchills in the t
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